When Dad Killed Mom
When Jenna and Jeremey's father kills their artistic mother, they struggle to slowly rebuild a functioning family.
Family Relationships; Family member death; Kinship care; Incarceration; death of a parent; death of a mother; family tragedy; loss; family friend looking after child; father in prison
male child; female teenager
father; family friend
Booklist Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2002 Fiction; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005; Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Eighth Edition, 2002; Senior High School Library Catalog, Sixteenth Edition, 2002; YALSA Teens' Top Ten, 2001; Young Adults' Choices, 2003
murder; elementary school; middle school; moving; fighting; gun violence; artist; trial; diary; adultry
Lester, Julius, "When Dad Killed Mom" (2001). DIVerse Families. 1490.